Quality Improvement in Acute Stroke Care: A TeleNeurologist’s Perspective
TeleSpecialists neurologist Dr. Michelle Boudreau explores best practices in acute stroke care. Dr. Boudreau goes in depth regarding the methods and protocols a stroke quality program can implement to significantly improve patient outcomes after administration of thrombolytics and/or performing thrombectomy.
- Describe best practices in acute stroke care
- Outline methods to assist healthcare professionals and staff in optimizing protocols to improve door-to-needle and door-to-groin puncture time
- Describe methods to improve patient outcomes after administration of thrombolytics and/or performing thrombectomy
- Outline methods to assist stroke coordinators and hospital staff in developing a quality stroke program
Our Continuing Education activities now offer complimentary CME credits. This course also offers Nursing Contact Hours. This course is now available on-demand. Registration is required on our new platform, TeleSpecialists Learning Center.
Michelle Boudreau is the physician lead for the Neurology Physician and Nursing Accreditation Programs at TeleSpecialists. She also serves as a Regional Medical Director with the Quality Division. After obtaining her master’s degree at Drexel University, she completed medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, neurology residency at UCONN, and a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology at SUNY-Buffalo. She is Board-Certified in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology.
This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Learners will receive 1 contact hour on completion of the course, evaluation, and pass post-test. Enduring course expires February 14, 2024.
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